Conference Archives

1993 Program

Thursday, November 4

8:00 p.m.

  • Dinner at the Read House, Chattanooga, TN

Friday, November 5

8:30-9:00 a.m.

  • Continental Breakfast (Signal Mt. Room, University Center, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga)


9:00-9:30 a.m.

  • Opening Remarks from meeting conveners and university spokespeople


9:30-10:30 a.m.

  • Conference participants will give papers, or simply discuss their current research (15 minutes each participant)


10:30-10:45 a.m.

  • Refreshments


10:45 -12:15 p.m.

  • The participants will continue to deliver papers or other presentations regarding the Antebellum and Civil War Press (15 minutes each participant)

12:15-1:15 p.m.

  • Luncheon in the Heritage Room, University Center


1:15-3:15 p.m.

  • Roundtable discussion regarding the feasibility of a full-scale conference on the Antebellum and Civil War Press and the First Amendment

3:15-3:30 p.m.

  • Refreshments



  • Free time (opportunity to visit Aquarium, etc.)

7:00 p.m.

  • Dinner (pickup at Read House)


Saturday, November 6

9:00 a. m.-3:30 p. m.

  • The discussion continues within a university van while the group visits Chattanooga’s historic Civil War sites (box lunch will be  served)